Systems Engineer - Microsoft 365

  • Leiden, Netherlands
  • Full-time

Company Description

Why are we here?

You may not know our name but we can guarantee you know our work – all we do has a positive impact on life, health and the environment. Eurofins is by your side every day, from the food you eat to the medicines you rely on.

We work with the biggest companies in the world, making sure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate. Our global and diverse network of companies offers a stimulating start-up environment with fast track careers.

As a part of Eurofins, you will contribute to making science and innovation happen every day!

Job Description

How can you contribute?

You will join a challenging and unique large-scale Transformation Program with high impact and visibility. As Systems Engineer - Microsoft 365, you have extensive experience in designing and implementing Microsoft 365 services. You will support users in an O365 hybrid implementation by testing and troubleshooting issues with O365 cloud technologies, such as OneDrive, Teams and SharePoint. You will also act as vendor technical support for Priority 1 incidents and requests. 

We rely on our engineers to empower our users with high availability, excellent performance levels and key service. Ideally, we are seeking an experienced engineer to deliver insights and guidance as we design, build and operate a state-of-the-art on premise and multi-cloud “greenfield” infrastructure. We are looking for someone who is able to bring both ideas and solutions, demonstrates a unique and informed viewpoint, and enjoys collaborating with a cross-functional team to develop real-world IT service.

In the role of Systems Engineer - Microsoft 365, you will:

  • Design and implement Microsoft 365 services, Security & Compliance's, Users and Licenses;

  • Plan Office 365 workloads and applications Teams, Groups, SharePoint Online, OneDrive;

  • Identify, diagnose, and resolve connection, reliability, or performance issues;

  • Contact vendor technical support for Priority 1 incidents and requests;

  • Develop PowerShell scripts to automate repetitive administration tasks; 

  • Validate system upgrades and patches when required;

  • Ensure that IT Services are delivered effectively to business customers, incl. the execution of SOPs, management of IT Incidents/Problems and IT Changes;

  • Deliver quality documentation allowing for smooth day-to-day operations; 

  • Perform system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all involved infrastructure resources;

  • Participate in disaster recovery plan and practice of recovery operations;

  • Participate in an after-hours on-call support (rotation) and implement solutions (upgrades, new releases, etc.), patching and deployment activities after hours as needed.

Possible locations for the role include:

  • Brussels, BE  //  Barcelona, ES  //  Leiden, NL


Are you our kind of extraordinary?

With a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, IT or similar, you have a minimum of 3 years of experience in designing, migrating and delivering Microsoft cloud solutions on Azure and Office 365 platforms.

Your technical skills include:

  • Expert knowledge in Microsoft 365 Services (Exchange Online, OneDrive for Business, SharePoint Online, Teams, and Endpoint Manager);

  • Experience implementing and maintaining Microsoft 365 solutions (capacity planning, installing, configuring, administering and migrating);

  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Azure fundamentals;

  • Familiarity with mobile device management solutions (Intune);

  • Experience developing technical and user documentation;

  • Experience with PowerShell scripting to assist in the automation of tasks.


  • Microsoft 365 Enterprise Administrator Expert certification is an asset;
  • Agile or ITIL Foundation certifications are a plus. 

Additional Information

What can we offer you?

  • A competitive salary package, including bonus;
  • Extensive on-the-job coaching and training opportunities;
  • Challenges within a multi-cultural and cross-regional team as part of the international and fast-growing Eurofins organization;
  • A dynamic working environment with a good team spirit where personal development and growth are highly encouraged.

Your application:

  • As the role and Eurofins' IT Talent Acquisition team are international, please ensure to submit your application in English.

Want to know more about us?

Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate.

Eurofins is the global leader in food, environment, pharmaceutical and cosmetic product testing and in agroscience Contract Research Organisation services. Eurofins is one of the market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies, as well as having an emerging global presence in Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisations. The Group also has a rapidly developing presence in highly specialised and molecular clinical diagnostic testing and in-vitro diagnostic products.

In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to 55,000 staff across a decentralised and entrepreneurial network of 900 laboratories in over 50 countries. Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products.

In 2020, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR € 5.4 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.

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